After the death of her husband, Paris left her hometown and all of her belongings behind to answer a job listing for a nanny. However, her employer, Mac, though manly and handsome, is an incredibly secretive person. He hates going into the nearby town, and has closed his heart to his sister's children, who he's now taking care of. When Paris takes the children into town, the people there stare at them in awe. What in the world is going on? When she finally gets the chance to hear Mac's story from a friend of his, it's sadder than she could have ever imagined.